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30% of Film Shooters Are Younger Than 35, Says Ilford

Last month we shared a news segment that explored the renaissance that appears to be happening in the world of analog photography. Now a new poll is …

What’s Next in Photography

I’m a photographer, and I’ve been one for nearly three decades. My first decade was as an enthusiast, but since the late 1990s, I’ve made at least a …

Olloclip vs. Moment lenses: Best glass for your iPhone 6 camera

Like millions of photography fans, the iPhone is my main camera. In fact, ever since my Nikon D600 took a suicidal, lens-first dive off a cliff and into a waterfall, my iPhone has become my only camera.<p>I’m always trying to eke out a little extra performance from my iPhone’s tiny camera sensor with …

Leica M Edition “Leica 60″ Unboxing | Reddotforum

The Leica M Edition “Leica 60″ became the darling of this past Photokina. Leica had the audacity to launch a digital camera with no LCD screen and no …

Leica M-series

The Story Behind That Picture 132 - "F11 Photographic Museum - A Photography Jewel in Asia"

<b>A few days ago I visited the newly opened F11 Photographic Museum in Hong Kong which is a fairytale come alive in more than one sense.</b><p><i>Fist floor of</i> …

Hong Kong

Tip: Two Strips of Velcro Can Make for a Super Simple Accessory Holder for Your Strap

If you’re a fan of thrifty DIY substitutes for camera accessories, here’s a quick and easy one for you: you can easily carry spare batteries (and …

20 Eye-Catching Packaging and Presentation Examples for Photographers

There are a few ways to deliver images to your clients: on a DVD, on a flash-drive, or through a custom online gallery. The first two ways are the …

DIY No Frame Photo Display Ideas

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>No money? No frame? No worries.<p>Display your photos by using cheap everyday supplies from around the house.<p>Your …

Crafting

100 Years of Leica

I recently had the opportunity to head out to Wetzlar, Germany, to attend the celebration of Leica Camera turning 100. I wasn’t sure what to expect, …

Intricately Detailed Concrete Recreations of Iconic Film Cameras

Artist Alex Stanton has a thing for photography, but he doesn’t actually take any pictures. His obsession with photography is focused on the vintage …

This Digital Conversion Kit Will Let You Pack a Sony A7 Full-Frame Sensor Inside a Leica M3

Ollie Baker, the 18-year-old tinkerer who made headlines when he turned an old Konica rangefinder into a digital camera using a Sony NEX-5 sensor, is …

Sony A7s Video Shot Using Only Moonlight Looks Like it Was Captured at Dawn

It’s no mystery that the Sony A7s kicks every other camera’s butt handily when it comes to low-light shooting, but just how capable is it? And what’s …

5 Reasons I Love Rooftopping and Will Do It Until The Day I Die

The word “rooftopping” first appeared in a book called “Access All Areas” in 2005 by author Jeff Chapman. In this book Jeff refers to this activity …

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

18-Year-Old Retrofits an Old Konica Rangefinder with a Sony NEX APS-C Sensor, and It Works

There are only a small number of cameras on the market these days that allow you to shoot digital photos while manually focusing with a working …

The Pros and Cons of Using Vintage Lenses Today

It's a fact that many of today's photographers have used a vintage lens at some point in time. Not only is it a cheap alternative to a modern lens, …

Cameras

Collages of Birds in Unbelievable Formations

I love these collages of found images by Seattle artist Shaun Kardinal. They remind me of M.C. Escher; however, Kardinal’s pieces are made of images …

Stunning Video of Paris Captured Through the Viewfinder of an Old Pentax 67

If this video doesn’t make you want to go out and buy a Pentax 67, nothing will. Paris is beautiful enough as-is, but there’s something about …

Exotic Skins: Photos Get Up-Close and Personal with Wild Animals

<i>Reticulated giraffe</i><p>For <i>Skin</i>, photographer Yusuke Sakai hones in on the flesh of animals, capturing the minute details of species ranging from the …

The Sleep Schedules Of 27 Of History’s Greatest Minds

The science of sleep and its glorious effects on creativity, productivity, and sanity gets a lot of press these days. That said, the sleep habits of some of your favorite writers, musicians, and artists may surprise you a little.<p>The bedtimes and rising times of history’s greatest minds are …

Why Lomography Loves Kickstarter

Last week, Lomography announced their first instant film camera: the Lomo’Instant (a quirky name to match a quirky camera). And rather than outright …

Why Rangefinders? By Anthony Chang

<b>Why Rangefinders? By Anthony Chang</b><br>Today we have a guest piece by Anthony Chang discussing his reasons for choosing a rangefinder. Read on…<p>Why do I …

Toy Camera Photographs Developed with Everything From Juice to Medicine

Ever wonder what resulting photos would look like if you developed film with various liquids found around the house? Photographer Matthew Cetta does …

12 Films Worth Shooting With Before They're Gone

Film photography is not dead. It is hurting, though. It seems every couple months, we lose a few more film stocks. The remaining selection is a small …

Leica 100th Anniversary Set Includes Both Analog & Digital Cameras and Some Glass

Leica has come out strong in 2014, showing off and releasing some impressive gear — both on their own and in collaboration with third-parties — in …

Provocative Portraits Of Extreme Plastic Surgery by Phillip Toledano (NSFW)

For <i>A New Kind Of Beauty</i>, London-based photographer Phillip Toledano photographs individuals who have invested in numerous plastic surgeries. His …

Photo Editor Photoshops Classic Paintings as If They Were in Today’s Magazines

As a the Senior Photo Editor at TakePart, Lauren Wade sees a lot of over-Photoshopped images of impossibly-proportioned models. And being as familiar …

Continuing from yesterday's Leitz Park Opening Festival, Leica's been busy today as well... Something we've been hearing about for a while - has come to fruition! Many announcements, including the Leica M Edition 100 set as well as a silver M Monochrom option, a "new" Leica M-A analog film camera, a new lens (the Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH), the new Valbray EL1 Chrono watch and more! Read more below for all the details!

Continuing from yesterday's Leitz Park Opening Festival, Leica's been busy today as well... Something we've been hearing about for a while - has come …

Cameras